Reeb component

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Introduced by the French mathematician Georges Reeb (1920–1992).

Noun[edit]

Reeb component (plural Reeb components)

  1. (topology) A solid torus whose boundary is a leaf of a foliation of the ambient 3-dimensional manifold.

Derived terms[edit]